Dr. Ayyappan Thangavel Cosmetic Surgeon in Ahmedabad

Dr. Ayyappan Thangavel

Cosmetic Surgeon, Ahmedabad


  • 32 Years Experience
  • 2 Hospitals


  • Director & Head Department of Cosmetic&Plastic surgery, at SAL Hospitals& Research Institute
  • Ex Consultant Department of Cosmetic&Plastic surgery, at Apollo Hospitals International.
  • ExTeaching Faculty ,Chinese University of HongKong.
  • Specialist Plastic surgeon, at Prince of Wales hospital,HongKong.
  • Associate Professor Department of Burns&Plastic surgery, at BJMEDICAL COLLEGE &CIVIL HOSPITAL Ahmedabad,Gujarat
  • Dr.Ayyappan has more than 20yrs of professional experience in Cosmetic&Plastic Surgery
  • He has been teaching and training Plastic Surgeons in a prestigious teaching institute in India
  • Languages : English, Tamil, Gujarati, Hindi


  • Cosmetic Surgery

  • Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Surgery

  • Plastic Surgery

  • Burns surgery

  • Aesthetic Dermatology

  • Bariatric Surgery

  • Cosmetology

  • Maxillofacial Surgery

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

  • Sports Injuries

  • Obesity

  • Trauma Surgery

  • Trichology

  • Tummy Tuck Surgery

  • Toxicology


  • Liposuction
  • Tummytuck
  • Rhinoplasty
  • FaceLift
  • Body contouring
  • post bariatric plastic surgery
  • Hair Transplant FUE
  • Nose Plastic Surgery
  • Eye Plastic Surgery
  • Breast Plastic Surgery
  • Lip Plastic Surgery
  • Face Plastic Surgery
  • Ears Plastic Surgery
  • Liposuction Plastic Surgery
  • Rhinoplasty Plastic Surgery
  • Bonemarrow
  • Brachial Plexus Surgery
  • Cancer Reconstractive Surgery
  • Ear Reconstructive Surgery
  • Eyelid Reconstructive Surgery
  • Face Reconstructive Surgery
  • Faciomaxillary Reconstruction Suegery
  • Flaps and Grafts
  • Free Flaps Microsurgical Reconstruction
  • Genital Reconstruction Surgery
  • Hand Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Nose Surgery
  • Reimplant Surgery
  • Trauma Reconstructive Surgery


  • MBBS from University of Madras, 1987
  • MS (General Surgery) from Gujarat University, 1993
  • Master Of Chirugiae (Plastic Surgery) from Gujarat University, 1996
  • Diplomat Of National Board(D.N.B)(Plastic Surgery) from National Board Of Examinations, 1995
  • Member National Academy of Medical Sciences plasticSurgery(PlasticSurgery)

Practice Information

La Diva Cosmetic, Plastic & Hair Transplant Center, Ahmedabad

La Diva Cosmetic, Plastic & Hair Transplant Center, Ahmedabad

SAL Hospital, Opp. Vastrapur Police Station, Drive in Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380054

SAL Hospital, Ahmedabad

SAL Hospital, Ahmedabad

Opp. Doordarshan, Drive-in Road, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380054

Achievements & Contributions

  • Awarded A.c.chandrasekara Mudaliar Gold Medal For Proficiency In Clinical Surgery In The Final Year MBBS Exams Conducted By University Of Madras
  • Achieved First Position In Mch(plastic Surgery) University Examinations
  • First Candidate From Gujarat To Be Awarded DNB (plastic Surg.) For Proficiency In Plastic Surgery In First Attempt By The National Board Examinations-new Delhi In 1995
  • International Journal-Publications:Antibiotic Prophylaxis -hobson’s Choice? In Burns Management. Published In Burns Journal (u.k) July/aug1998
  • Axial Aponuero –fascio- Cutaneous Groin Flap -,an Extended Concept Published In Journal Of Cranio Facial Surgery(u.s.a) Sep/2001.
  • Super Sural Flaps In Acute Traumatic Heel Reconstructions Published In Plastic&reconstructive Surgery Journal(u.s.a) June/2002
  • "Microsurgical Reconstruction In Paediatric Burns .the British Journal Of Plastic Surgery(2006) In Press
  • Pediatric Burn Prevention:an Epidemiological Approach Burns, Mar 2006.
  • Decompression Not Escharotomy In Acute Burns Burns, May 2006
  • National Journal-publicationsNuerofibromatosis –an Unsolved Riddle Published In The Indian Practitioner.feb/2001
  • Topically Applied Autologous Bone Marrow In Healing Of Chronic Non Healing Raw Areas
  • Indian Journal Of Burns Volume 12/issue 2001/dec 2004
  • Herbal Alternatives In Topical Burn Therapy- Indian Journal Of Burnsvolume12/issue 2001/dec 2004
  • Comprehensive Management Of Grossly Malnourished Child With Old Infected Critical Thermal Burns;a Case Report – Indian Journal Of Burnsvolume12/issue 2001/dec 2004
  • Evaluation Of Outcome Of Short Term Recobinant Human Growth Harmone Therapy In Burn Patients - Indian Journal Of Burnsvolume13/issue 2001/dec 2005
  • Book – Publications:I Coauthored A Chapter On Tissue Engineering Titled “cord Blood: Opportunities And Challenges For The Reconstructive Surgeon”, For A Multi Author Book To Be Published From U.k (april2006).
  • Kushtrog Kayakalp Karyakram-abook On Leprosy Surgery, Based On The Cumulative Experience Gained From Leprosy Reconstructive Surgeries Carried In Various Government Hospitals Of Gujarat.
  • Multimedia-publications:Color Atlas On Burns
  • Leprosy Surgery Techniques
  • ReviewerInternational Journal:Prs (plastic&reconstructive Surgery) Usa
  •     Jpras(bjps) Uk
  • National Journal:Ijps (indian Journal Of Plastic Surgery)

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